Philip T. Hamilton ’85

Philip Hamilton (1985 B.A. Economics) is a Managing Partner of Diablo Vista Capital of Concord, California.  Mr. Hamilton also served as a Managing Director of Insight Capital Research & Management, previously, he was a Senior Vice President, Quadra Capital Partners and as a Senior Researcher at Harvard Business School.  In addition to his undergraduate degree from UMaine, Mr. Hamilton holds an M.A. in Economics from Southern Methodist University.  He and his wife Susan live in Portland and are supporters of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, focusing their philanthropy primarily on the University of Maine Humanities Center.  Mr. Hamilton is also a member of the President’s Club.  In addition to supporting UMaine, the Hamiltons have supported the Waynflete School, Portland Symphony Orchestra, and the Portland Chamber Music Festival where he is a member of the Board.